Masseys Ditch Dredge Project Announcement
The permit for The Massey’s Ditch Dredging Project is up for public comment. The PDF is below with all the maps and details. This is pretty much a no-brainer, dredging needs to be done and then some.
“The Corps of Engineers is soliciting comments from the public; Federal, State, and local
agencies and officials; Indian Tribes; and other interested parties in order to consider and
evaluate the impacts of this proposed activity. Any comments received will be considered by the
Corps of Engineers to determine whether to issue, modify, condition or deny a permit for this
proposal. To make this decision, comments are used to assess impacts on endangered species,
historic properties, water quality, general environmental effects, and the other public interest
factors listed above. Comments are used in the preparation of an Environmental Assessment
and/or an Environmental Impact Statement pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act.
Comments are also used to determine the need for a public hearing and to determine the overall
public interest of the proposed activity.
Comments on the proposed work should be submitted, in writing, within 30 days to the
District Engineer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, Wanamaker Building,
100 Penn Square East, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-3390.”